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Seriously…costume jewelry? No way!

I had never even thought about jewelry categories until I rode by a house with a big sign out front that said “Costume Jewelry”. What? Why would anyone call their jewelry by that name? To me, when I think of costume jewelry I think of cheap looking plastic stuff. But that sign made me start […]

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This, That, and the Other

Peace Symbol

In my “About Me” page I was going to say that I have loved peace signs since they made their appearance in the ’60’s when I was a teenager. I decided I should do some research before making that statement, and it’s a good thing I did, since I was wrong. Well, I was right […]

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Where’s the jewelry?

This website is in it’s infancy; there really is jewelry, just no pictures ready to be posted yet. I’m learning to use WordPress as my website software, working full-time, making jewelry, and volunteering as “webmaster” for our local Harley Owners Group. Yes, I ride a Harley, but that is a subject for another post, or […]

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This, That, and the Other

How the name “Create Peace and Love” began

I had been collecting beads for quite a few years, and they’d been sitting inside a drawer waiting for me. In January I took some jewelry classes and those beads were joined by many, many more. I became obsessed with buying beads. One day my husband was looking at all of them and very nicely […]

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Body, Mind, and Spirit

Just starting out…again

Thursday, July 08, 2010 – post saved from my blog in now defunct SparkPeople website Today I feel motivated. In the past I go gung-ho into new projects and then run out of steam. This sparkpeople website is amazing and I do believe it will work IF I work it! I know that journaling is […]